A unique robot from Denmark is speeding up the task of analysing Covid tests. Every day thousands of tests for Covid-19 are now being prepared for analysis by the sophisticated flowbot ONE from Flow Robotics. This technology minimises the risk of human error and contagion in the process, and it reduces the physically demanding tasks for laboratory personnel around the world.
Orders for the Danish liquid-handling robots have come from Sweden, Poland, Russia, the Netherlands and Australia, as Flow Robotics’ home in Denmark is not the only place where the health authorities have discovered the potential of automating part of the testing effort during the coronavirus pandemic.
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